Easy A
Easy A (2010)

Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter is re-imagined as a contemporary high school comedy in this tale of a scheming student who plots to give her popularity a boost by painting herself the easiest lay in school. Like most high… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 21, 2010
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Critic Score: 85% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: It owes a huge debt to older (and better) teen comedies, but Easy A proves a smart, witty showcase for its irresistibly charming star, Emma Stone.

Anna Smith
Time Out

Stone gives a terrific performance, her knowing drawl implying intellect and indifference with underlying warmth.

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Amy Biancolli
Houston Chronicle

Any movie that quotes Mark Twain, excerpts John Hughes and employs a singeing British cussword normally unheard in PG-13 high school comedies - that's all right, too. More than all right. Easy A might not ace it, but it scores a solid B.

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Blake Griffin
We Got This Covered

Easy A transcends the mold of teenage cautionary tales while still providing some serious laughs and genuine moments. It has a wildly fresh script that keeps you laughing throughout and Emma Stone is great in the lead role.

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Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine

As for Emma Stone, she didn't have to win me over. She conquered me from the first A.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

An extremely witty, inventive, sweet and perceptive coming-out party for Emma Stone.

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Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

What we get is a surprisingly funny film that has some charm to it, which is not something you hear applied to comedies all that often.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

Easy A belongs in the company of Election, Heathers, and Mean Girls -- all motion pictures that have outlived their theatrical lives because they have unique voices and use them to say something.

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Lisa Kennedy
Denver Post

A gem of a turn by Emma Stone as high school student Olive Penderghast makes this tale of a girl, gossip and independence a smart and self-aware hoot in the tradition of the teen flicks of the 1980s.

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James Luxford
The National

This is the film where Stone really established herself not only as a star but as an engaging and charismatic actress

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
Emma Stone (Zombieland, Superbad) does a great job as Olive. Loved this movie reminded me of many of comedies of the 80's. The directors love of 80's… More
Eliza Norton
This movie made me realize why i do love 80s movies ....finally . Olive: '' Whatever happened to chivalry? Does it only exist in 80s movies? I want… More
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Raymond Wieser
Easy A is a charming, hilarious, and emotionally engaging teen comedy. Emma Stone is fantastic here. She was captivating right from the opening shot. The… More
UUd Irawan Yudha Ariyanto
narrating movie + smart Joke. Teen comedies should be like this. actually half of the movie similar with my life, but I don't know how to end it.
Red Lats
Olive decides she needs a reputation to be noticed in school, so she pretends to sleep with different kids in school. The movie is funny and I appreciate the… More

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